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Funeral to honor Wisconsin firefighter who died in shootout

APPLETON, Wis. – A Wisconsin fire chief is encouraging citizens to line a funeral procession route to honor a firefighter killed in the line of duty last week.The processional honoring Mitch Lundgaard begins at 1 p.m. Monday followed by a public visitation at Appleton Alliance Church. Appleton Chief Jeremy Hansen says the processional route will……

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Sheriff: Dad, thinking intruder, fatally shoots his daughter

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Authorities in South Carolina say a Greenville man mistook his daughter for a potential intruder and killed her.Greenville County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Jimmy Bolt tells news outlets that the man heard someone trying to enter his home early Sunday, so he shot through a door.County Coroner Parks Evans says the gunfire fatally……

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Google says services on Huawei phones still will function

In this photo taken Thursday, May 16, 2019, a man past by a Huawei store in Beijing. Google is assuring users of Huawei smartphones the American company’s services still will work on them following U.S. government restrictions on doing business with the Chinese tech giant. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan) BEIJING – Google said Monday… …

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Iraqi Shiite figures warn US-Iran war could ‘burn’ Iraq

Map locates the Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq.; BAGHDAD – Leading Iraqi Shiite figures warned Monday against attempts to pull their country into a war between the U.S. and Iran, saying it would turn Iraq into a battlefield yet again, just as it is on the path to recovery.The warning came hours after a… …

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Leonard scores 36, Raptors beat Bucks 118-112 in 2 OTs

Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard (2) drives to the net against Milwaukee Bucks center Brook Lopez (11) and guard Malcolm Brogdon (13) during the second overtime period of Game 3 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals in Toronto on Sunday, May 19, 2019. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP) Pascal Siakam felt… …

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Blues move to brink of Cup final with 5-0 win over Sharks

St. Louis Blues’ Vladimir Tarasenko (91) celebrates a goal with the bench in the second period in Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals against the San Jose Sharks in San Jose, Calif., on Sunday, May 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe) From last in the league in early January all… …

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Lillard separated ribs in Game 2 against the Warriors

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard walks to the bench during the second half of Game 2 of the team’s NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, May 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) Portland’s Damian Lillard sustained separated ribs in Game 2 of the Western Conference… …

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Back on top: Nadal beats Djokovic for 9th Italian Open title

Rafael Nadal of Spain returns the ball to Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their final match at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Sunday, May 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia) Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be.After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Nadal dominated for stretches… …

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Eagles’ Chris Long announces retirement after 11 NFL seasons

FILE – In this Dec. 30, 2018, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long stands on the sideline prior to the team’s NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Mark Tenally, File) Eagles defensive lineman Chris Long announced his retirement from football Saturday night, ending an 11-year NFL playing… …

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Rape trial begins for ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr

FILE – Former NFL football player Kellen Winslow Jr., center, leaves his arraignment in Vista, Calif. AP/Pool SAN DIEGO (AP) — Kellen Winslow Jr., a former NFL No. 1 draft pick and son of a Hall of Famer who starred for his hometown San Diego Chargers, goes on trial Monday on multiple charges, including… …

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